Our History

Danny D. Clymer was Professor of New Testament at Lincoln Christian College from the fall of 1975 through summer of 1996. Dan has since served as Executive Director of Restoration House Ministries in Manchester, NH.

Dan is from Fairview Heights, IL. He received the Bachelor of Arts degree from Lincoln Christian College in 1970 and the Master of Divinity degree with a major in New Testament from Lincoln Christian Seminary in 1973. In 1975 he completed the requirements for the Master of Theology degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, MA. He attended summer school at Princeton Theological Seminary in 1978 and Harvard Divinity School in 1979. In 1983 residency requirements were completed for PhD studies at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. While attending Lincoln Christian Seminary, Dan was a graduate teaching assistant from 1970-73, and from 1973-75 he was a Greek Teaching Fellow at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He traveled to Israel in 1971 and 1972. Dan is married to the former Linda Hill of Springfield, IL. They are the parents of three daughters and one son and are blessed with four great in-laws and seven wonderful grandchildren..

In July of 1996 Dan moved his family to Manchester, NH, where he serves as Executive Director of Restoration House Ministries (RHM). The Curt Nordhielm family joined the staff of RHM in 1999, with Curt developing church plants among the ethnic groups of New England. Curt concluded his ministry with RHM in the spring of 2012. Mike Shryock alsojoined the RHM staff in 1999 as Director of New Church Administration. Bob and Carol Miller began serving with RHM in January 2009 as Directors of Pastoral Care. Ed and Sheri Plumier moved in 2012 to minister through RHM as the Director of Church Mobilization.